Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:58
  • Last train
    21:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 33m

Travelling from Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne by train

Fast trains from Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne take around 2 hours and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 128 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lancaster and Newcastle upon Tyne.

Are there direct trains from Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne?

Journeys between Lancaster and Newcastle upon Tyne usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 49 departures on the route from Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne?

The Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Newcastle upon Tyne is usually scheduled to depart Lancaster around 05:58 and the last train is around 21:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lancaster around 05:56, and the last at 20:55.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne by train.

Which train companies operate between Lancaster and Newcastle upon Tyne?

More than one train company operates on the route from Lancaster to Newcastle upon Tyne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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